Black Beltes

This is the list of Dan holders it is including almemders not only ashihara karate-kas

Note that this list is not complete as it does not contain all international dan members. Members in other countries will soon be added. Effort is being made to award all members with recognition.

10th Dan
Soke JanErik Karsson (Ju-Jutsu)  Sweden

9th Dan
Saiko Shihan Takumi Higashidani(honorary liftimemember)(Shin Budo founder)  Japan/Denmark

8th Dan

So-Shihan Yuri Egorov Russia


7th Dan



6th Dan

Shihan Viktor Kurshin  Russia
Shihan Igor Shkanov Russia


5th dan

Shihan Mehdi Zinatbakhsh Sweden
Shihan Sergei Alymov Russia
Shihan Anil Hudasingh  Sri-Lanka


4th Dan

Sensei Vladimir Kharitonov (passed away)
Sensei Veniamin Kashin Russia
Sensei Dmitry Ermushin Russia
Sensei Vladimir Gorshenin Russia
Sensei Katsuhiro Ogiso (P) Japan


3rd Dan

Sensei Andrei Ushakov  Russia
Sensei Eugeny Lisnenko  Russia
Sensei Konstantin Klimenko Russia
Sensei Anna Zeltsman Russia
Sensei Fuad Jalilov Russia
Sensei Vladislav Kompanets (P) Ukraine
Sensei Tatyana Zankevich Russia
Sensei Yuri Nevenchany (P) Ukraine


2nd Dan

Senpai Sergei Mesheryakov  Russia
Senpai Sergei Zubaryev Russia
Sempai Michael Zankevich Russia
Senpai Deniz     Turkey
Senpai Alexei Sidelnikov  Russia
Senpai Igor Smorodin  Russia
Senpai Sergei Nosonkov Russia
Senpai Vsevolod Lebedev Latvia
Senpai Ayaz Alyrzazade Azerbaijan


1st Dan

Sempai Vadim Verichev Russia
Sempai Vyacheslav Fakeev Russia
Sempai Sergey Kosarev Russia
Sempai Bolshunov Paul  Russia
Sempai Voloshin Evgenie Russia
Sempai Sergei Denisov  Russia
Sempai Evgenie Koshelev Russia
Sempai Peter Ivanovsky Russia
Sempai Victor Petin Russia
Sempai Jury Zhukov Russia
Sempai Arseny Sorokin  Russia
Sempai Alexey Vjaznikov Russia
Senpai K. A. Sarath Kodikara Sri-Lanka
Senpai Al Saud  Saudi Arabia
Senpai Eugenya Khoroshaeva Russia
Senpai Dmitry Sharov Russia
Senpai Rafis Shaimiev Russia
Senpai Stephan Drachyov Russia
Senpai Eldar Khokonov Russia
Senpai Nickolai Filushkin Russia
Senpai Kirill Smirnov Russia
Senpai Mark Sidelnikov Russia
Senpai Sergei Nosonkov Russia
Senpai Denis Senyushin Russia
Senpai Michael Tsarkov Russia
Senpai Alexandr Tokarev Russia
Senpai Nataliya Maximiva Russia
Senpai Denis Krivoshyokov Russia

Senpai Sergei Popov Russia
Senpai Nikita Lesnikov Russia
Senpai Andrei Reulets (P) Ukraine
Senpai Vladislav Lisnenko Russia
Senpai Konstantin Alyakin Russia
Senpai Alexandr Smirnov Russia